Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Friday, October 5, 2012 at 12:30:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 76%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.51 meters/second, 1510.2 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.8"||15.64 mi||West||0° 00' 01.2"||0.02 mi||North||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.6"||938.10 mi||West||0° 01' 14.7"||1.43 mi||North||938.03 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 21.8"||755.61 mi||East||0° 02' 55.2"||3.35 mi||North||755.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Fri 5:30 AM||1911 km||1187 miles||1032 nm||NE|
|San Diego *||Fri 5:30 AM||1915 km||1190 miles||1034 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 5:30 AM||1940 km||1206 miles||1048 nm||NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Fri 5:30 AM||2036 km||1265 miles||1099 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali *||Fri 5:30 AM||2037 km||1266 miles||1100 nm||NE|
|San Francisco *||Fri 5:30 AM||2057 km||1278 miles||1111 nm||NNE|
|Sacramento *||Fri 5:30 AM||2174 km||1351 miles||1174 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 5:30 AM||2237 km||1390 miles||1208 nm||ENE|
|Las Vegas *||Fri 5:30 AM||2304 km||1432 miles||1244 nm||NE|
|Phoenix||Fri 5:30 AM||2349 km||1460 miles||1268 nm||NE|
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